Calendar of football matches of FC Zenit with statistics and results on Tournament. Russian Premier Liga 2 round. Match type. Away. Time. Football Club Zenit also known as Zenit Saint Petersburg or simply Zenit, is a Russian football Full name, Футбольный клуб Зенит At the same time, several formal football clubs were founded in Saint Petersburg, mainly Zenit won 2–0, with goals from Igor Denisov in the 72nd minute and Konstantin Zyryanov in. Embed Tweet. 46' Вместе с командой начинаем второй тайм! Футбол продолжается! ⚔ Зенит - Лион ⚔ Ливерпуль - Наполи Какой главный матч дня?
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Peaks on the graph are showing the pressure of a team throughout the match. Archived from the original on Футбол зенит лион 2 тайм April They qualified for the semi-finals of the competition for the first time in their history, despite a 1—0 Футбол зенит лион 2 тайм loss to Leverkusen in the second leg, and were drawn to play further German opposition in the semi-final, Bayern Munichconsidered the top team remaining. The Неймар новейший пеле documented predecessor of Zenit was the team "Murzinka," Футбод inwhich played in the Obukhovsky stadium from untilwhen the team came to be known as "Bolshevik" the new name for Obukhovsky industry and its stadium. Players whose name is listed in bold represented their countries while playing for Zenit.
Founded in or in , according to some Russian sources , the club plays in the Russian Premier League. Zenit are the reigning champions of the Russian Premier League. The club is owned and sponsored by a Russian state-owned energy giant Gazprom. Zenit's history is tightly connected with the political history of Saint Petersburg , Russia also called "Petrograd" and "Leningrad" at times in its history.
In , the first officially-recorded football match in Russia was held in Saint Petersburg on Vasilievsky Island , an unofficial game between the local English team "Ostrov" and the local Russian team "Petrograd," which the English team won, 6—0. The players of those local teams were amateurs and loosely associated with each other.
At the same time, several formal football clubs were founded in Saint Petersburg, mainly around large industrial companies. Players' membership was unofficial and very loose, however, sometimes allowing the same players to play for several different teams during the same season. The original Zenit team stemmed from several football teams, which changed names and owners many times during the Soviet era after the Revolution of , as powerful political forces manipulated the careers of individual players as well as the fate of the whole team.
The club was renamed several times and its owners and leaders were under political pressure for many decades. The origins of Zenit date back to the beginning of the 20th century to several predecessor teams in Saint Petersburg that were playing locally.
The oldest documented predecessor of Zenit was the team "Murzinka," founded in , which played in the Obukhovsky stadium from until , when the team came to be known as "Bolshevik" the new name for Obukhovsky industry and its stadium.
In , another predecessor team of Zenit was formed, of workers from the Leningradsky Metallichesky Zavod Leningrad Metal Plant ; they were called the "Stalinets" in the s.
Stalinets translates literally to English as "Stalinist"; however, in Russian, the name is a play on words as stal means "steel" in that language.
Historians documented that both predecessor teams of Zenit were playing independently until their official merger at the end of The current name of FC Zenit was registered in as Bolshevik became part of the Zenit sports society and was renamed , three years before the Stalinets merged with it. The name Zenit means " Zenith ". In , during the rule of Joseph Stalin , Leningradsky Metallichesky Zavod became part of the military industry and its sports teams, players, and managers were transferred to the Zenit sports society.
FC Zenit was ordered to take in members of the "Stalinets" metallurgical workers' team after the end of the season. The club was always adored in Leningrad, [ citation needed ] but was not able to make much of a significant impact in the Soviet League.
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